Re: k3b won't burn, nerolinux will
On Mon, 29 Dec 2008, Paul Cartwright wrote:
ok, let me ask this again in a simpler way.
I've not been able to burn a DVD in a while with brasero or K3b. Errors..
K3B either says it burs, ejects, and it is empty, or it stops burning about
27-31% through and just stalls. I've tried cranking down the speed to 4X (
I installed the demo for nerolinux, and burned a DVD the first time.
I am a member of the cdrom group, and I've tried to run k3b via a root
console, no luck.
what to look for? I also removed/purged K3B and reinstalled it. no change.
running Lenny, up-to-date.
ii k3b 1.0.5-3
A sophisticated KDE CD burning application
ii k3b-data 1.0.5-3
A sophisticated KDE CD burning application - data files
ii libk3b3 1.0.5-3
The KDE cd burning application library - runtime files
ii libk3b3-extracodecs 1.0.5-3
The KDE cd burning application library - extra decoders
ii mkisofs 9:1.1.9-1
Dummy transition package for genisoimage
What interface is your burner? IDE/SATA?
What does hdparm -v /dev/hdc (or your_burner_here_say)?
What happens when you use growisofs directly?
# apt-file search bin/growisofs
Did burning ever work? When did it stop working? Was it from a kernel
upgrade? Were any other components changed in the system?
What kind of burner/media?